Dr. Phil Diagnoses Kanye West: ‘You Can’t Be Wrong That Many Times in a Row Unless You’re Working at It’

James Corden asked Dr. Phil an important question about Kanye West on The Late Late Show last night: "As a professional, what do you think's wrong?" America's television…
Anna Gaca / February 23, 2016

Choosing Sides: Bey-Z vs. KimYe (A Roundtable)

In light of all the Kim/Kanye and Beyoncé/Jay Z fireworks over the past month, we've assembled a roundtable of experts to…
Puja Patel / August 12, 2014

Jay Pharoah’s ‘I Am a Dog’ Kanye West Spoof Is the ‘Shih Tzu,’ Har Har

SNL impression master Jay Pharaoh has created a canine-centric spoof of Kanye West's "I Am a God" called — what else — "I Am a Dog."
Dan Reilly / August 29, 2013

God Complex: Kanye West and Bret Easton Ellis Are Writing a Script

After collaborating on an American Psycho spoof to promote Yeezus, it appears Kanye West and author Bret Easton Ellis have another project cooking. In an interview with…
Dan Reilly / July 25, 2013

Here’s the Kanye West-Marilyn Manson Mashup We’ve All Been Waiting For

Before Kanye West released the longer-than-the-Bible liner notes to Yeezus, many speculated that the beat for "Black Skinhead" was a sample of Marilyn Manson's "The…
Dan Reilly / July 18, 2013

Roll, Tape: Cassettes Find New Life Behind Prison Bars

Cassettes may be a relic of the pre-digital era, but there are a few places in this country where those unloved plastic tapes are holding…
David Peisner / May 9, 2013

Kanye West, Jay-Z Announce More Album Details

Watch the Throne, the mini-album collaboration between Kanye West and Jay-Z, is adding guest stars at a rapid pace, with West announcing that Tribe Called…
Peter Gaston / September 27, 2010

Marilyn Manson’s Swine Flu, Lady Gaga Naked

Here's some of the weirdest news to hit the web this week:…
SPIN Staff / September 24, 2009

SPIN.com Live at Lollapalooza, All Weekend Long

SPIN.com is in Chicago this weekend as Depeche Mode, Tool, Jane's Addiction, the Killers, Kings of Leon, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and more than 100 other…
SPIN Staff / August 5, 2009

Kanye Tops GNR and Killers on Album Chart

Maybe next decade, Axl. Auto-tune loving MC Kanye West scored his third consecutive chart-topping release, moving 450,000 copies of 808s and Heartbreak in the first…
Joseph Coscarelli / December 3, 2008

Kanye West vs. 50 Cent, Again?

Get ready for round two: Just one year after hip-hop titans Kanye West's and 50 Cent's records -- Graduation and Curtis, respectively -- battled head-to-head…
William Goodman / September 15, 2008

Lollapalooza ’08 Editors’ Blog: Four (Final) Observations

1. No one was shouting "Eli, my man!" or "It's Eli, he LOVES us!" (don't get it? rent Animal House), but it sure sounded like…
Doug Brod / August 4, 2008